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smokeless zone Line breaks: smoke|less zone

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Definition of smokeless zone in English:


A district in which it is illegal to create smoke and where only smokeless fuel may be used.
Example sentences
  • Bradford Health Committee is recommending that 20 smokeless zones be established in the city, one in the central area and the remainder covering housing estates in the outskirts.
  • A five-strong deputation met Bolton Health Committee members yesterday to discuss problems and complaints which have arisen from the introduction of a smokeless zone.
  • Bradford may soon have its first smokeless zone if a special meeting of the Corporation Health Committee, which is being called to consider the subject, approves the project.
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